Santa Claus and Little Girl on Deck: 1925

Santa Claus and Little Girl on Deck: 1925

Santa Claus and little girl on deck of the U.S.S. New York, Christmas, 1925. The USS New York (BB-34) was a U.S. Navy battleship built in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. One of the bridges to Manhattan is visible in the background, so the ship was visiting New York City at the time. Bain News Service, publisher. Old photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.